Category archive: Publishing

Coming Soon! UNCOVER ME by Linda Barlow (Release Date: Aug. 18, 2014)

Uncover Meby Linda BarlowPublication Date: August 18, 2014 Genres: Contemporary, Romance, Suspense Add to Goodreads. Synopsis: ELLIE:All I did was take a few pictures. I didn’t realize I was witnessing a crime.I was hoping for a kick-ass adventure when I set off on my dream vacation. Instead, I’ve fallen in with a ruthless band of…

Cover Reveal: Breakaway, A New Adult Anthology

Breakaway a new adult anthology March 13, 2014 Jay McLean, Ilsa Madden-Mills, Penny Reid, Pam Godwin, Missy Johnson, Dawn Robertson, Linda Barlow, Alana Albertson, Carly Carson, Farrah Farside, Nicole Blanchard, Cherie Blakeley and M-E Girard Cover: Cover It! Designs Goodreads | Trailer Party with your favorite New Adult authors as they celebrate Spring Break with…

Cover Reveal: A Kiss Is Just A Kiss

I am thrilled to reveal the cover of my novella, A Kiss is Just a Kiss, from the Unholy Nights Twisted Christmas Anthology (release date: December 2nd). It’s Christmas, but Holly Mathers can’t seem to get into the spirit. She’s been obsessing for weeks over a hook-up gone wrong with the hot, green-eyed Will MacIvey,…

Rewriting Old Classics

Once my books were finally published, back in the eighties and nineties, I thought that was it. They were in print, which seemed like an ending. Granted, some of my characters used to protest their dismissal from my mind. They were accustomed to talking to me, and with their fellow characters in their respective stories….

Joining the Indie Publishing Revolution

After countless hours struggling to format a 190,000 word novel in a manner that would be acceptable to Smashwords’ infamous Meatgrinder, I am declaring victory, at least for now. No more error messages. The Epub version looks readable, without any weird font variations. The links and table of contents all work. Yay! The brand-new 2013 edition…

How much do self-published authors earn?

Interesting article in The Guardian on the subject of earnings of self-published authors. The average for last year among the authors surveyed was about $ 10K, with romance writers the top earners.  But half of the authors reported earnings of less than $500.